Recent Posts From Our Team

Branding vs. Marketing

When it comes to branding and marketing, the waters can become muddy in determining the differences, similarities, and relationships between the two. Have no fear! We’re here to clear some of that up for you!  We’ve even heard people use branding as simply a synonym for marketing and vice versa. The confusion only becomes a […]

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Top 10 Free Simple Google Fonts to Land More Website Conversions

Now let’s get real here, how many blogs are there online that rave about modern Google fonts like Roboto, Montserrat, or Lato? (I’ll give you a hint: It’s too many!!!) Don’t get me wrong, of course, we love these fonts! They’re simple, classic, and perfect for a modern brand. But why don’t we think a […]

Top 10 Free Simple Google Fonts to Land More Website Conversions by the mug creative


It’s Time For a Rebrand If….

Now, now – we know you’re eager to find out if it’s time for you to refresh your business’ brand.  But before we jump right into the topic at hand, it’s important to us that we explain a bit about the impact branding can have on your business. Things like payroll, account management, sales, and […]



Meet The Designer & Founder: Nicole Lytwyn

Tell us a little about yourself (where you’re from, college, etc). I’m a born and raised Florida girl, which probably explains a lot of things about me and our branding here at The Mug. I graduated from The University of Florida in 2014 with a bachelor’s in Communications and Leadership Development. As much as I […]


Meet The Designer: Lea Dahms

It’s week two of our Meet The Designer series and today we want to shine the light on Lea! 

Meet the Designer Lea Dahms By The Mug Creative Agency


Meet The Designer: Meghan Bartlett

Our team and the dedication of our designers are what make branding and website projects with The Mug Creative such an intimate and fun experience.

Meet The Designer: Meghan Bartlett


Getting Started with Customizing Our Showit Templates

Did you hear? We’re now selling Showit Website Templates!  These templates are 100% customizable. By the time you’re done with them, we hope they are completely unique to your brand and don’t resemble the original template. We figured it was only fitting that we take you through a quick overview of what you need to […]

Getting Started with Customizing Our Showit Templates By The Mug Creative.


How to Customize Your Showit Website Template

Congratulations on purchasing your website template and taking the next step to level up your business! If you’re planning to customize your new website template on your own, this step by step guide is a great place to start! What You Can Customize in Showit The true question is- what can’t you customize?! The customization […]


What Differentiates a Business From a Brand?

As digital baristas who live and breathe branding, pondering the difference between a business and a brand feels the same as comparing a triple-shot Americano and glass of water!  Both are a necessity, however, they’re very different. To put it this way, the Americano cannot exist without the water. In the same way, your brand […]

What Differentiates a Business From a Brand By The Mug Creative


How to Give Your Professional Website Character

When it comes to creating your presence online, it can be tricky to toe the line between professional while also having fun and expressing your individuality! 

How to Give Your Professional Website Character By The Mug Creative


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